Tenor Arturo Cruz-Chacón Cruz Triumphs in Escondido

By Ken Herman | December 5, 2021 |

Mexican Tenor Arturo Chacón-Cruz gave a captivating concert at Escondido’s California Center for the Arts on Friday, December 3.

A “My Fair Lady” that Draws Gender Battle Lines

By Janice Steinberg | December 3, 2021 |

Dripping with sexism and class snobbery, “My Fair Lady” is one of those musicals so grating to 21st century sensibilities, one might feel it should remain on the shelf. Ah, but the Lerner-Loewe tunes are magnificent. And any tale that’s persisted from Greek mythology to Shaw’s “Pygmalion” to “Pretty Woman” clearly touches deep psychological chords.

Enter Bartlett Sher, whose “My Fair Lady” shifts the story’s focus from its Pygmalion, the arrogant Henry Higgins, to Eliza Doolittle as a smart, scrappy woman who insists on dictating the terms of her own life.

Tenor Arturo Chacón-Cruz Makes His San Diego Debut in Recital with Mariachi Continental de México

By Ken Herman | November 29, 2021 |

Arturo Chacón-Cruz will perform at Escondido’s California Center for the Arts, Friday, December 3, at 7:30 p.m., accompanied by pianist Jeremy Frank and the ensemble Mariachi Continental de México.

La Jolla Playhouse’s ‘to the yellow house’ Fascinating, Long

By Bill Eadie | November 27, 2021 |

worthy subject, worthy play, worthy production. Like most world premieres, it still needs work…

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